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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.

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Year
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1922
2,721
1921
3,022
1920
3,144
1919
3,015
1918
3,298
1917
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Topics & Subjects
2,813
World War, 1914-1918
1,565
Education
1,362
genealogy
1,135
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
1,100
Bible
1,019
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410
shakespeare, william, 1564-1616
209
irving, washington, 1783-1859
186
lincoln, abraham, 1809-1865
181
burns, robert, 1759-1796
170
longfellow, henry wadsworth, 1807-1882
156
tennyson, alfred tennyson, baron, 1809-1892
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142,594
English
2,961
French
2,549
undetermined
2,297
German
1,353
Russian
1,038
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The Library of Congress
Apr 21, 2019 Albert, George Dallas, [from old catalog] ed
texts
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comment 1
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The Library of Congress
Apr 9, 2019 Baker, Nina Brown, 1888-1957
texts
eye 72
favorite 0
comment 1
222 p. 21 cm
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
The Library of Congress
Apr 8, 2019 Hicks, Robert Drew, 1850-1929
texts
eye 643
favorite 2
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Epicurus, Stoics, Philosophy, Ancient
The Library of Congress
Apr 6, 2019 Benedict, Elsie Lincoln. [from old catalog]; Benedict, Ralph Paine, [from old catalog] joint author
texts
eye 4,274
favorite 11
comment 1
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Topic: Characters and characteristics
The Library of Congress
Apr 4, 2019 Horstmann, Wm. H., company, Philaldelphia, pub. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 2,846
favorite 16
comment 2
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Knitting, Crocheting
237 p. 21 cm
( 1 reviews )
The Library of Congress
Apr 3, 2019 Hunolt, Franz, 1691-1746
texts
eye 134
favorite 0
comment 2
favorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Sermons, German
The Library of Congress
Mar 18, 2019 Lockwood, Ingersoll, 1841-
texts
eye 142,991
favorite 80
comment 7
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 7 reviews )
The Library of Congress
Mar 11, 2019 Jackson, Louisa L., Mrs. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 938
favorite 18
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Dressmaking
The Library of Congress
Mar 6, 2019 Boericke, William, 1849-1929; Dewey, Willis A. (Willis Alonzo), 1858-1938, joint author
texts
eye 3,784
favorite 1
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Medicine, Biochemic. [from old catalog]
The Library of Congress
texts
eye 68
favorite 1
comment 1
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Topic: Crusades
The Library of Congress
Feb 27, 2019 Crockett, Davy, 1786-1836
texts
eye 8,974
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comment 1
Written to correct erroneous impressions produced by an unknown writer's "Sketches and eccentricities of Col. David Crockett," pub. in 1833. cf. Pref
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Creek War, 1813-1814
( 1 reviews )
The Library of Congress
Feb 17, 2019 Butcher, S[olomon] D[evore], 1856-1927. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 610
favorite 1
comment 1
For full entry see Main Card Catalogue
( 1 reviews )
The Library of Congress
Jan 27, 2019 Farmer, John, 1789-1838. [from old catalog]; Jacob Bailey Moore Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress) DLC [from old catalog]
texts
eye 1,183
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
The Library of Congress
Jan 20, 2019 Sanger, Margaret, 1879-1966
texts
eye 75
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comment 1
2 p. l., 3-55 p. 15 cm
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Birth control, Eugenics
The Library of Congress
texts
eye 419
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comment 1
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The Library of Congress
Jan 1, 2019 Hoffmann (Professor), 1839-1919
texts
eye 213
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Magic tricks
The Library of Congress
Dec 29, 2018 Murnane, T. H. (Timothy Hayes), 1852-1917, ed
texts
eye 1,266
favorite 1
comment 1
Serial
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Baseball
The Library of Congress
Dec 23, 2018 Lanman, Charles, 1819-1895. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 178
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comment 1
favorite ( 1 reviews )
The Library of Congress
Dec 4, 2018 Holmes, Mary Jane, 1825-1907
texts
eye 109
favorite 0
comment 1
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The Library of Congress
Nov 26, 2018 Ingersoll, Ernest, 1852-1946
texts
eye 1,974
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: New York (N.Y.) -- Guidebooks
The Library of Congress
Nov 14, 2018 Phipps, Joseph, 1708-1787
texts
eye 200
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comment 1
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Topic: Society of Friends
The Library of Congress
Nov 10, 2018 New York Genealogical and Biographical Society; Greene, Richard Henry, 1839-1926, ed; Stiles, Henry Reed, 1832-1909, ed; Dwight, Melatiah Everett, ed; Morrison, George Austin, 1864-1916, ed; Mott, Hopper Striker, 1854-1924, ed; Totten, John Reynolds, 1856-1936, ed; Pitman, H. Minot (Harold Minot), 1888- ed; Ditmas, Charles Andrew, 1887-1938, ed; De Forest, Louis Effingham, 1891- ed; Mann, Conklin, ed; Maynard, Arthur S., ed
texts
eye 344
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comment 1
favorite ( 1 reviews )
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The Library of Congress
Nov 9, 2018 Butterick Publishing Company
texts
eye 267
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comment 1
128 p. 24 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Dressmaking
The Library of Congress
Nov 5, 2018 Rhode Island Historical Society
texts
eye 450
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comment 1
No more published?
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Rhode Island Historical Society, Rhode Island -- History Periodicals
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Needlework
The Library of Congress
Sep 28, 2018 Aladel, M. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 1,059
favorite 3
comment 2
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
The Library of Congress
Sep 17, 2018
texts
eye 325
favorite 10
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Needlework, Home economics, Beauty, Personal
The Library of Congress
Sep 15, 2018 Harland, Marion, 1830-1922
texts
eye 79
favorite 0
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
The Library of Congress
texts
eye 4,888
favorite 12
comment 1
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Connecticut -- Genealogy, Massachusetts -- Genealogy
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
The Library of Congress
Sep 4, 2018 Vickers, Robert H
texts
eye 968
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
The Library of Congress
Jul 28, 2018 Isaacsen, Adolph. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 1,185
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Rats, Ferret
The Library of Congress
texts
eye 1,926
favorite 1
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Essex County (Mass.) -- History
The Library of Congress
texts
eye 1,280
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Essex County (Mass.) -- History
The Library of Congress
Jul 23, 2018 Leadbeater, C. W. (Charles Webster), 1854-1934
texts
eye 3,120
favorite 4
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Theosophy, Aura, Bodies of man (Occultism)
The Library of Congress
Jul 15, 2018 Schwab, Isaac. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 165
favorite 0
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Jews
The Library of Congress
Jul 13, 2018 Drake, Charles D. (Charles Daniel), 1811-1892
texts
eye 201
favorite 0
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Missouri -- Politics and government 1861-1865, United States -- Politics and government 1861-1865
The Library of Congress
Jul 8, 2018 Walcott, Stuart, 1896-1917. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 295
favorite 1
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: World War, 1914-1918
The Library of Congress
Jul 8, 2018 Walcott, Stuart, 1896-1917. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 361
favorite 0
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: World War, 1914-1918
The Library of Congress
Jun 22, 2018 Grumbine, J. C. F. (Jesse Charles Fremont)
texts
eye 1,307
favorite 5
comment 1
favorite ( 1 reviews )
The Library of Congress
Jun 21, 2018 Ackerman, Phyllis, 1893-1977
texts
eye 393
favorite 1
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Textile fabrics
The Library of Congress
Jun 19, 2018 Gagnon, Ernest, 1834-1915, [from old catalog] comp
texts
eye 541
favorite 0
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Folk songs, French-Canadian, Folk songs, French
The Library of Congress
Jun 13, 2018 Home institute of trades, Grand Rapids, Mich. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 461
favorite 1
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Lamp-chimneys, globes, etc
The Library of Congress
Jun 13, 2018 Francis, Anna. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 2,273
favorite 14
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Crocheting
The Library of Congress
Jun 2, 2018 Montgomery, Thomas Lynch, 1862-
texts
eye 22,752
favorite 3
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Pennsylvania. Militia, United States -- History Revolution, 1775-1783 Regimental histories,...
The Library of Congress
May 29, 2018 Wheatley, Hannibal P. (Hannibal Parish), 1857-
texts
eye 6,870
favorite 3
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Wheatley, John, 1718-1786, Wheatley, Phillis, 1753-1784, Wheatley family, genealogy
The Library of Congress
May 27, 2018 Cornell, Louise Frances
texts
eye 1,143
favorite 18
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Sewing
The Library of Congress
May 27, 2018 Blanchard, Amy Ella, 1856- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 68
favorite 2
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
The Library of Congress
May 24, 2018 Blanchard, Claude. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 220
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comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
The Library of Congress
May 11, 2018 Boyd, William Henry, 1825-1887. comp. [from old catalog]; Boyd, Sibhald, Frederic, [from old catalog] comp; Howe, C. E. company, Philadelphia, [from old catalog] comp
texts
eye 255
favorite 1
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
The Library of Congress
May 10, 2018 Janvier, Thomas Allibone, 1849-1913
texts
eye 281
favorite 0
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
The Library of Congress
May 3, 2018
texts
eye 300
favorite 0
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Providence (R.I.) -- Pictorial works
The Library of Congress
Apr 28, 2018 Segun, Louis Gaston de. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 595
favorite 0
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
The Library of Congress
Apr 24, 2018 Pliny, the Younger
texts
eye 610
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comment 1
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Pliny, the Younger, Trajan, Emperor of Rome, 53-117
The Library of Congress
Apr 20, 2018 Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851
texts
eye 562
favorite 2
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
The Library of Congress
Apr 8, 2018 Zola, Émile, 1840-1902; Sherwood, Mary Neal, tr
texts
eye 126
favorite 0
comment 1
Vol. 3 of the author's Rougon-Macquart series
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
A word at the beginning.--Horace Tracy Pitkin, of Yale.--Pitt Gordon Knowlton, of Oberlin.--Kin Takahashi, of Maryville.--Arthur Frame Jackson, of Cambridge.--Hugh McAllister Beaver, of Pennsylvania State College.--Isabella Marion Vosburgh, of Mount Holyoke.--Forbes Robinson, of Cambridge.--William Whiting Borden, of Yale.--Ion Keith Falconer, of Cambridge.--Samuel John Mills, of Williams.--Elijah Kellogg, of Bowdoin.--David Yonan, of Davidson.--Horace William Rose, of Beloit.--Bibliography (p....
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Christian biography, College students
The Library of Congress
Apr 4, 2018 Addison, James Thayer. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 3,033
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comment 1
"List of officers and men": p. [247]-326
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: United States. Army. Gas Regiment, 1st, World War, 1914-1918
The Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation
Apr 4, 2018
texts
eye 1,200
favorite 2
comment 1
PREMARC/SERLOC merged record
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: motion pictures
The Library of Congress
Mar 29, 2018 Christensen, C. B
texts
eye 260
favorite 0
comment 1
Added t. p., illustrated
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864, Puritans, Transcendentalism (New England)
The Library of Congress
Mar 24, 2018 Hale, Lucretia P. (Lucretia Peabody), 1820-1900
texts
eye 1,493
favorite 1
comment 2
favorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Embroidery
The Library of Congress
Mar 22, 2018 Bode, William Walter. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 334
favorite 3
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Chinese
The Library of Congress
Mar 21, 2018 Janon co. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 8,440
favorite 38
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Monograms. [from old catalog], Alphabets. [from old catalog], Embroidery
The Library of Congress
Mar 4, 2018 Lagerlöf, Selma, 1858-1940; Trotz, Selma Ahlström
texts
eye 49
favorite 0
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
The Library of Congress
Mar 3, 2018 Dew, Thomas Roderick, 1802-1846. [from old catalog]; Francis Markoe Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress) DLC [from old catalog]; William S. Reynolds Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress) DLC [from old catalog]
texts
eye 2,360
favorite 3
comment 1
Checklist Amer. imprints
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Slavery -- United States, Slavery -- Virginia
The Library of Congress
Feb 4, 2018 Ticknor, George, 1791-1871
texts
eye 201
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comment 1
Appendix A: The Prescott family, p. 449-460; appendix E: Translations of Mr. Prescott's histories, p. 469-471
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Prescott, William Hickling, 1796-1859, Prescott family
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Hill family, Hill family (William Hills, d. 1683), Hill family (Joseph Hills, 1602-1688)
The Library of Congress
Jan 27, 2018 United States. Army. Ordnance Dept
texts
eye 775
favorite 3
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topic: United States. Army
The Library of Congress
texts
eye 803
favorite 0
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Rhode Island artillery. 1st regt., 1861-1865. Battery B. [from old catalog]
The Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation
Jan 22, 2018 Screen Writers' Guild; Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 2,618
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comment 1
"A publication of the Screen Writers' Guild, Inc."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: motion pictures
Includes "The Mexican Veteran Pension Law" (p. 1)
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Mexican War, 1846-1848, Mexican War, 1846-1848
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Topic: Indian sign language